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Example sentences for feigned

For all your feigned indignation, you did not read my comment.
The symptom or deficit is not intentionally produced or feigned.
And throughout his career, he feigned a lack of ambition as cover for a relentless impulse to move upward in the world.
To-night he departed with feigned and apologetic liveliness.
There will be bustle and excitement, real and feigned.
Optimum cutting scores are presented for forensic clinicians to use in screening defendants for feigned incompetency.
During his shift, one of the inmates in his custody allegedly feigned injury by lying on the floor of his cell.
He then feigned falling to the floor and dropped a second package of drugs.

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